• High School Diploma or equivalent.
• Completed military flight and applicable training courses as required IAW 95-20. Must meet the qualification requirements of AR 95-20.
• Minimum of Ten (10) years of aviation maintenance experience required.
• Prefer a minimum of 1000 Hours of Pilot in Command time.
• 1,000 or more hours of total flight time and have at least 300 hours in the same aircraft type and design and 100 hours in the assigned UH-60 A/L/M aircraft.
• Successfully completed Army Maintenance Test Pilots Course (MTPC) or complete an equivalency evaluation IAW AR 95-1 and 95-20.
• Successfully completed the US Army Aircraft Maintenance Officers Course (AMOC) Phase II or complete an equivalency evaluation IAW AR 95-1 and 95-20.
• Be proficient in flying operations of the aircraft they are assigned (UH-60).
• Satisfactorily completed a proficiency check within the previous 12 months.
• Successfully complete initially and annually thereafter an Army or FAA Class II flight physical.
• Possess an instrument rating on their FAA Commercial Certificates.
• Possess a current valid Army or FAA Class II Medical Certificate.
• Must meet the experience requirements of AFR55-22, NOTAMS, AR95-10, AR95-20 and DCMA-8210 pertaining to each aircraft prior to acting in the capacity of pilot-in-command on maintenance test flights.
• Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret Security Clearance.
• Must have demonstrated communication skills, both oral and written. Must be fluent in the English language.
• Working knowledge for operating navigational and communication equipment installed on the aircraft.
• May be exposed to extreme noise from turbine and jet engine aircraft.
• May be exposed to fumes or airborne particles; may be exposed to electrical shock hazards or work near moving mechanical parts and vehicles.
• May be exposed to a wide variety of operational circumstances, including extreme weather conditions and rudimentary infrastructure.
• Must be able to distinguish color and judge three-dimensional depth.
• Must be able to see aircraft in flight, read dials/gauges, identify small objects and hand tools.
• Must be physically capable of climbing vertical ladders or built-in aircraft steps to heights of 10-12 feet.
• May be exposed to chemical mist, gas, vapors, ultra-violet and infrared radiation.
• May be required to lift to 50 pounds to a height of four (4) feet and be required to lift to 20 pounds to a height of seven (7) feet.